Benalla Breakers teams travelled to Echuca for their first tournament of the squad season on the weekend, with all teams doing the association proud over the three-day tournament.. Teams were split into two groups in each age classification, and
The battle of Poelcappelle, the last successful battle of Third Ypres, began this week in unrelenting rain.. Haig believed that the Germans were near collapse.. In the world of wishful thinking in which he lived, just one last push was needed.. All
October 10, 2007: As part of National Literacy Week, Benalla College recently staged a school spelling championship.. Separate competitions were held for students from years 7 and 8.. Enormous enthusiasm had been generated in English classes during
October 14, 1992: Benalla High School’s marvellous academic record continued when two girls were recently selected for the National Science Summer Camp.. Judy Buckmaster and Erica Sloan have been selected after first, local Rotarians and then
Quartz String Quartet will perform the works of composers Smetana and Schumann on Sunday, October 22.. Quartz’s unique programs shine a light on the string quartet repertoire by highlighting well-known pieces of beauty and energy.. The
Low quality CCTV images have made this investigation challenging - can you help? . Benalla police are appealing for community assistance to help identify two males following a significant theft from a Bridge Street, Benalla retailer last year. . If
Frank Trezise from Cohuna captured these two snakes in a writhing embrace, but it’s not what you think.. He was checking his cattle last Sunday when he saw the red bellied black snakes wriggling together.. They were totally engrossed and
He has painted artworks of Australian flora and fauna, cultural icons such as Vegemite and Victorian Bitter beer, and now Echuca artist Paul Gamble said he would love to tackle a silo.. Inspired by the Silo Art Trail in Victoria’s west, and
The well-established but newly improved McHale V660 and V640 balers just got even better.. McHale’s innovative design improvements have enabled this popular baler to produce even higher quality bales at speed.. ‘‘The benefit to the
From The Australian. ‘‘Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder David Papps urged South Australia not to defer sending water to the Coorong and Lower Lakes between December 2015 and March 2016, warning it would affect critical water flows
A furore has erupted over a letter sent to Murray Irrigation Ltd shareholders from the company’s board that is trying to influence the current election of board directors.. The letter, signed by three members of the seven-member board, says
The idea of introducing silo art into the region has been given the thumbs up by a number of locals, who believe it could give their towns an extra boost and beautify their silos.. From people in Katamatite who have been discussing the idea, to
An Undera man in his 30s was saved from more serious injuries by his mobile phone after being involved in a tractor accident earlier this month.. The incident occurred about 12.20pm on October 6, when the 35-year-old man used his mobile phone to
This year’s ram sales have been a success, with large increases in prices for Merinos and terminal sires the standouts, Elders stud stock manager Ross Milne said.. Mr Milne said from the same time last year, Merinos had seen increases in the
Northern Victoria is looking forward to a recovery in the dairy industry this year, according to the latest Dairy Australia report.. Based on opening prices and processor forecasts, Dairy Australia is estimating that returns could be up by about 10
South Australia is holding out on endorsing the latest Murray-Darling Basin Plan’s water saving projects until it can get a guarantee that the 450Gl of ‘up-water’ will be handed over.. The 450Gl of water agreed to after the 2012
As a young girl, Judy Morrison (nee Blake) remembers her mother was into plenty of ‘‘bits and pieces’’.. From training debutantes and teaching them to dance, to encouraging her 20-year-old daughter to enter the Miss Euro
Protesters are gathering for a fresh round of demonstrations following the jailing of two leaders of Catalonia's pro-independence movement.
Relatives who lost loved ones are happy about reports the Malaysian government could resume the search for missing flight MH370.
Malaysia say no decision has been made yet on proposals from three companies to continue the search for missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370.
A war monitoring group in Syria says US-backed militias have reclaimed Syria's former capital Raqqa from Islamic State.
The WA opposition will not block the Labor state government's proposed payroll tax hike, which was announced in the state budget.
Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has announced the government will ban single use plastic bags "as quickly as we can".
North Korea has again warned countries like Australia against siding with the US, in part of a statement not read out by the regime's representative at the UN.
Embattled Victorian government MP Khalil Eideh has stepped down as upper house deputy president while his electorate office is under a corruption probe.
A 64-year-old grandmother from Brisbane has been charged with attempted murder after repeatedly cutting her baby grandson's face with a knife.
Marawi City has been liberated from pro-Islamic State militants, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says.